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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 3:38:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The Moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 15:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' South, Longitude: 56° 07' West

The ground speed is currently 432.92 meters/second, 1558.5 kilometres/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.14 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.17 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 24' 19.6"968.24 miWest0° 09' 11.8"10.54 miNorth968.61 mi
24 hours14° 00' 20.5"941.38 miEast4° 03' 39.8"279.14 miNorth988.88 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sinop *Thu 12:38 PM212 km132 miles114 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cuiabá *Thu 12:38 PM213 km132 miles115 nmSouth S
Barra do GarçasThu 12:38 PM482 km300 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 11:38 AM601 km373 miles324 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fuerte Olimpo *Thu 12:38 PM836 km520 miles452 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa CruzThu 11:38 AM883 km549 miles477 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Thu 1:38 PM917 km570 miles495 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pedro Juan Caballero *Thu 12:38 PM982 km610 miles530 nmSouth S
SucreThu 11:38 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausThu 11:38 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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